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Course Details

Category: Researcher Skills
Run by: Human Resources
For Whom: Researchers
Dates: Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Shannon Room, Plassey House
Time: 09:30 - 14:30
Presenter: Martina Prendergast
Duration: Half day
Maximum Number of Participants: 12

Course Overview

In this practical half-day workshop, participants will first learn some background on the different types of grants, navigating the call documentation, on forming your research idea, the funding landscape, choosing the right funding instrument, different stages of proposal writing, practical tips and do’s and don’ts, pitfalls, time management, proposal evaluation, and will be given examples of good and bad writing. Participants will work in groups of three/four and write a short grant proposal for a fictitious funding agency. Participants will also get the chance to review a grant proposal. 


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